Avalon Waterways is a United States headquartered ship and river cruise line owned by Globus, which offers cruises in Europe, China, Southeast Asia, Egypt and the Galápagos Islands. Avalon offers a number of cruise vacations in Europe. On an Avalon Waterways river cruise, "included" is the name of the game. Spacious outside staterooms with expansive riverscape views - included. VIP access into the must-see sights - included. Your choice of enriching shore excursions led by Certified Local Guides - included.